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2 Apr, 2024

Culture Picks: April 2024

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There seems to be an endless supply of noteworthy accomplishments by Purchase College alums this year! We highlight a few of them in this month's Culture Picks, alongside Purchase PAC event listings and recommendations for what to watch online during [...]

4 Mar, 2024

Culture Picks: March 2024

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Congratulations to all the recent award winners with connections to Purchase College!  This month, we continue to shine a spotlight on their achievements. Nicole Zuraitis, Lecturer of Jazz Studies, Voice. Grammy winner for the Best Jazz Vocal Album for How [...]

2 Feb, 2024

Culture Picks: February 2024

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In this issue of Culture Picks, we shine the spotlight on Purchase grads at the Grammys, highlight a few exceptional Black History Month events, and remember American composer, musical educator, and parodist Peter Schickele.   Proof of Purchase:  Former students [...]

3 Jan, 2024

Culture Picks: January 2024

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Wishing you all a happy, healthy 2024! Since it’s January, there's no better time to look back at some fabulous year-end events, and look ahead at what's to come… Barack Obama Shares His Favorite Songs of 2023 Including (Purchase Alum) [...]

7 Dec, 2023

5-ish Questions for Rob Mathes

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With just a few days to go until arranger, composer, producer, director, and musician extraordinaire Rob Mathes returns to The Purchase PAC to rock the house with his annual holiday concert, we caught up with him to chat about the [...]

4 Dec, 2023

Culture Picks: December 2023

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'Tis the season for performing arts! This month's picks include selections that will lift your spirits and bring you joy during this very special time of year. The Metropolitan Opera in association with PBS and The WNET Group presents Great [...]

27 Oct, 2023

5 Questions for BODYTRAFFIC dancer Alana Jones

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On Saturday, November 4, The Purchase PAC will present LA-based contemporary dance company BODYTRAFFIC. We were super excited to learn that one of the dancers, Alana Jones, is a Purchase College Conservatory of Dance alum. We love it when alums [...]

3 Oct, 2023

Culture Picks: October 2023

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Did you know that October is National Arts and Humanities Month? In honor of the occasion, the White House has issued a proclamation by President Biden that begins: During the throes of the American Revolution, General George Washington wrote a [...]